J1 Jobs Available for Gentle Giant Moving Company

Come get paid to work out, have fun, and grow with an industry-leading company! Gentle Giant Moving Company is the perfect company to work with during your J1 summer. Read all about their company and what they entail below. 

Gentle Giant Moving Company has been recognized as one of the Top Small Workplaces in the U.S. from the Wall Street Journal due to our great culture, progressive workplace, and reputation for delivering exceptional service. They are seeking motivated J1ers to join their team for Summer 2020.

Job Description:

Movers & Packers – We are seeking athletic men and women to serve as movers and packers to serve our customers.  A high level of fitness and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment is required. The work is very physical and difficult. It requires a good-sized person of solid physical stature with good strength and endurance and the work ethic of an athlete. There are 30-40 positions available. Couples and friend groups are welcome to apply and interview together.

Job Responsibilities:                                                                                                           

  • Support Gentle Giant’s culture and values
  • Build strong customer relationships
  • Strictly follow safety guidelines and provide a safe work environment
  • Complete relevant paperwork and collect payment
  • Pack typical household or office items and prepare furniture and equipment
  • Load, unload, or stack containers, material, or products

Salary:
$13 is the hourly wage. There is bonus money for people that can stay and work into September.

Work Schedule:
You should expect to work an average of 35-45 hours/week. Some weeks there will be more than 40 hours; some weeks less than 40 hours. The days can sometimes be long. 10-12 hour days are not unusual in this business, although every day is different. We pay by the hour and we pay time-and-a-half for anything more than 40 hours a week.

Uniform:
The employer provides your uniform shirt. You must provide your own pants and footwear – sneakers or boots are recommended.

Area Descriptions:

Boston: Boston is Massachusetts’ capital and largest city. Founded in 1630, it’s one of the oldest cities in the U.S. The key role it played in the American Revolution is highlighted on the Freedom Trail, a 2.5-mile walking route of historic sites that tells the story of the nation’s founding. One-stop,
former meeting house Faneuil Hall, is a popular marketplace.

San Francisco: San Francisco, in northern California, is a city on the tip of a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. It’s known for its hilly landscape, year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. The Financial District’s Transamerica Pyramid is its most distinctive skyscraper. In the bay sits Alcatraz Island, site of the
notorious former prison.

Seattle: Seattle, on Puget Sound in the Pacific Northwest, is surrounded by water, mountains, and evergreen forests, and encompasses thousands of acres of parkland home to a thriving tech industry, with Microsoft and Amazon.com headquartered in its metropolitan area. The futuristic
Space Needle, a legacy of the 1962 World’s Fair, is its most recognizable landmark.

Gentle Giant will be coming to USIT’s Dublin Office on Thursday, March 5th to hire tonnes of Irish J1ers for Summer! Upgrade to USIT’s Guaranteed J1 Job Option for a chance to get hired with Gentle Giant!

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